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Website: www.essentialfactor.com

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FACTOR delivers essential expertise to our clients enabling them to better manage the risks inherent in their operations. We apply advanced methodologies, technology, and data analysis to support risk-based decision-making and create competitive advantage for our clients. Formerly named Visual Risk Technologies, FACTOR has been solving challenging risk management problems in the transportation, energy, chemical, insurance, and public sectors since 1997.

FACTOR's senior team is focused on continuing our exceptional record of exceeding customer expectations.

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FACTOR provides advanced safety and security risk management, analysis, and consulting services to both commercial and public entities. Our varied solutions range from the development of methods and technologies to ensure the safe movement of dangerous cargo to developing innovative systems that foster improved situational awareness of potential security threats. We’ve been involved in some of the most cutting-edge research related to transportation safety and security, railroad networks, and the chemical industry. Our specialized capabilities and services include:

  • Hazardous materials transportation regulations and best practices
  • Compliance readiness and internal audits to reduce incidents and minimize risk
  • Tailored transportation risk assessments using an array of tools, from qualitative to quantitative
  • Evaluation of risk mitigation measures including feasibility, suitability, and effectiveness
  • Advanced route risk assessments to enable informed selection of routes, modes, and suppliers
  • Development and implementation of safety, security, and compliance management systems, including Responsible Care®
  • Emergency response planning, preparedness, and execution
  • Predictive analytics applied to networks/systems and commodity flow data
  • Safety and security incident data collection, analysis, and reporting
  • Implementing programs focused on incident prevention
  • Contingency planning to minimize service disruptions and risks during unplanned events

Corporate Headquarters

210 25th Ave., N., Suite 910

Nashville, TN 37203

Phone: (615) 321-4848

Washington, DC-Area Office

1525 Wilson Blvd, Suite 625

Arlington, VA 22209

Phone: (202) 753-8648

 

 

 

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